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Markets Correspondent, Toronto

Thomson Reuters News & Editorial 1/29/2018 12:25:30 PM Toronto, ON Canada
Job Description

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider reaching more than one billion people every day. Reuters provides trusted business, financial, national, and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world's media organizations, and directly to consumers at Reuters.com.

Reuters is looking for an energetic journalist to cover Canada's busy capital markets. The successful candidate will be responsible for writing insightful market reports at a time when the currency is under focus due to tense NAFTA negotiations and the Bank of Canada continues on its gradual tightening path. The job also requires producing smart, ahead-of-the-curve analysis on Canadian bond and forex markets and working with colleagues on company news and macro reporters to write in-depth stories.

The successful candidate should be able to cover, in addition to markets, everything from central bank speeches to federal and provincial budgets. The candidate will need to build strong relationships with market participants, be confident dealing with senior bankers and policy makers and work well in a team. The role would suit an enthusiastic reporter capable of identifying new information and fresh angles on an important area.

Qualifications

  • Prior experience of covering forex and bond markets
  • Excellent news judgment
  • Write with accuracy and speed and in accordance with our principles and operating standards
  • Proven ability to generate innovative story ideas and turn them into wire-ready stories
  • A strong team ethic
  • Good organizational skills, deep network of market contacts and with an ability to manage breaking news as well as conceive and help execute insightful stories.

This role will report to the Canada Deputy Bureau Chief.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.


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Locations
Toronto-Ontario-Canada
Req #: JREQ098142
Locations: Toronto-Ontario-Canada
Job Function: News & Editorial
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